Grants

CenterPointe, Inc.

$11000

For Artists on the Edge and Writers’ Wordshop, creative opportunities for adults with mental-health issues or in recovery

El Centro de las Americas

$16000

First payment of a two-year $30,000 grant for family support services by this cultural center serving Lincoln’s Hispanic/Latino population

Family Health Services, Inc.

$20000

To expand hours, outreach and marketing for services to adolescents and others at this agency’s Lincoln clinic

Food Bank of Lincoln, Inc.

$25000

First payment of a two-year $45,000 grant for markets providing food and fresh produce at Lincoln middle and high schools

Fresh Start, Inc.

$21000

General-operating support for this shelter and transitional program for homeless women

Friendship Home of Lincoln

$20000

Staffing support of single-family units for this organization providing shelter for domestic-violence victims

Lincoln Bike Kitchen

$8000

Operating expenses for this organization providing bikes and bike repair for adults and children

Malone Community Center

$20000

General-operating support for this cultural center serving Lincoln’s African-American community and Malone neighborhood

Mourning Hope

$50000

First payment of two-year $100,000 general-operating grant for this organization that serves grieving children and families

Rabble Mill

$30000

For data tracking and operations for this organization providing life and professional skills for Lincoln at-risk youth

The Set Me Free Project

$15000

For prevention education on the dangers of human trafficking and social media safety for Lincoln elementary, middle and high school students

Total $421,000